• March, 2016

  • Budget Bumps in the Road

    The Assembly and Senate one-house budgets include some bumps in the road for NYS Parks. On the positive side, the Assembly budget include $20M in groundbreaking funding for bike/ped infrastructure....

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  • Fighting for the Green

    During the height of state budget negotiations, PTNY rallied the troops for two important advocacy days in Albany....

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  • Adirondack Rail Trail Moves One Step Closer to Reality

    The Adirondack Park Agency has approved the state’s plan to build trail along a rail corridor between Lake Placid and Tupper Lake. Once completed, the Adirondack Rail Trail will be one of the nation’s most scenic multi-use trails....

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  • Ride in Style

    Ride in style with the 2016 Cycle the Erie Canal jersey....

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  • Parks, Camera, Action!

    From "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" to "Girls," New York's beautiful state parks have been chosen as filming sites for countless movies and television shows....

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  • February, 2016

  • Speak Up for Parks and the Environment

    Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget includes historic investments in state park infrastructure, environmental programs, and Friends organizations. But it isn’t a done deal yet.Join us in Albany February 29 for Park Advocacy Day to help make sure these important investments are secured in the final state budget....

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  • Pounding the Pavement in Albany

    Last Tuesday, Parks & Trails New York and its New Yorkers for Active Transportation coalition partners hit the halls of the Capitol, calling for more state funding for biking and walking....

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  • Celebrate Earth Day and Feel Good

    Celebrate Earth Day by registering your event for the 11th annual Canal Clean Sweep, April 22-24....

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  • Did Washington Sleep Here?

    To celebrate President's Day this year, we've compiled a list of truly presidential New York State Parks and Historic Sites....

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  • Nalgene on Tap

    From the lab to the trail, Nalgene is the leader when it comes to reusable water bottles. The Rochester-based company will again be sponsoring our Cycle the Erie Canal tour....

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